Bail And Violent Crime
Policy No: 02/00-25
Effective Date: July 26, 2000
Reviewed Date: 2014
Section 29 of the Adequacy Standards Regulation requires a police services board to have a policy on bail and violent crime. In addition, section 13(1)(k) requires the Chief of Police to establish procedures and processes with respect to bail and violent crime.
It is the policy of the Regional Municipality of York Police Services Board with respect to bail and violent crime that the Chief of Police will establish procedures on bail and violent crime that address:
assessing opposing bail on the secondary grounds;
preparing the show cause report (bail hearing brief);
post-bail hearing notifications; and
breach of bail conditions.